Why is Women’s Health suffering?

Women’s health is suffering terribly, and it’s time for something to change.   In our fast-paced, modern society, we are seeing ever-greater incidence of challenges to women’s health, including infertility, chronic PMS and period pain, endometriosis, PCOS, burnout, anxiety, depression, insomnia, and sheer exhaustion.   At the very root of such issues, is the chronic […]

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Is Posture the Window to Your Health?

Is Posture the Window to Your Health? We all want better health, and the ability to thrive day to day. Well into February and the motivation for some that began at the beginning of the year towards better health is still reasonably high. So before we get to burn out stage, and lose motivation due […]

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Why would anyone want to learn to hypnotise themselves?

Why would anyone want to learn how to hypnotise themselves? Have you have ever felt overly anxious, stressed and lacking in confidence, overcome by change or a relationship ending, wondering why you keep over eating or lacking the motivation to exercise even though you know ‘consciously’ that you will feel great afterward? The list of issues is […]

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Why am I so exhausted? The low-down on adrenal fatigue.

Why am I so exhausted? The low-down on adrenal fatigue.   Chronic exhaustion is often the product of long-term stress, which results in adrenal fatigue. In modern society, where stress and busy timelines prevail, adrenal fatigue is becoming more and more common, with many people finding it hard to get themselves out of bed, let […]

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Unrolling your neck, over a towel

In our modern lives hunched over computers and screens of varying sizes, at Quay Health we are noticing an increase in neck pain and loss of the natural curve of the neck.  You are probably wondering what you can do to compensate for this.   A simple exercise to do at home is to roll up […]

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Thongs – the ultimate Aussie footwear, friend or foe

We have to admit, the majority of Australian’s live in thongs for most of the year.   In Sydney’s Circular Quay you can always see a well dress professionals walking down to the ferry in thongs.  Most of us would have more than one pair.  But, is walking in them all day every day a […]

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Pillows, what do Chiropractors recommend?

Getting a good night’s sleep is crucial for both your physical and emotional health.   However, sleeping for many can be uncomfortable and often this is down the type of pillow they use.  Chiropractor Dr Marti Harris from Quay Health recommends using a contour pillow that has an eggfoam top.  A mild contour will provide gentle […]

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Orthotics and High Heels, look sexy but still be comfortable

Orthotics technology has improved so much in the last few years.  No longer are they bit chunky applicances.  Quay Health’s Podiatrist Sam Towers manufacturers his own orthotics through Candence Orthotics.  He is able to produce an orthotic only 2mm think that will flex to your foot and your shoe.  Wearing an orthotic will help to […]

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High Heels, what a podiatrist really thinks…

Is wearing high heels really that bad is a question often put to Quay Health’s Podiatrist, Sam Towers, from the concerned female professional patient. Well ladies lets quickly summarise some of the factors contributing to their ‘Badness’.     Heel Height If the heel height is greater than 5cm, then 100% of your body weight […]

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